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'Wee Pals' Comic Strip Creator Dies

AP | Posted 01.29.2014 | Black Voices

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Morris "Morrie" Turner, the creator of the "Wee Pals" comic strip and the first African American cartoonist to be syndicat...

20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

Posted 11.27.2013 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz, that beloved "Peanuts" creator who would turn 91 years old if he were still alive ...

A 40-Year Thanksgiving Feast, Peanuts-Style

Lee Mendelson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Lee Mendelson

2013-11-25-ScreenShot20131125at2.51.11PM.pngBack in 1963, when I was honored to produce a documentary on cartoonist Charles Schulz, I couldn't have imagined that half a century later I'd be marking another milestone.

LOOK: 10 Of The Best Snoopy Moments Ever

Posted 10.02.2013 | Arts

Wednesday marks the anniversary of Charles M. Schulz's iconic comic series, "Peanuts," which debuted in daily newspapers on October 2, 1950. That mean...

Smiths Lyrics Reimagined As Peanuts Comic Strips Are Literally The Best

Posted 08.19.2013 | Arts

At first thought, Charles Schulz's beloved Peanuts comic strip might seem like it has absolutely nothing to do with the equally treasured '80s rock ba...

Snoopy Gets Psychedelic

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts

We like Charles Schulz's beloved comic strip, "Peanuts," just as much as the next person, but there's something about artist Tom Everhart's trippy dep...

GOOD GRIEF!

Posted 04.18.2013 | Entertainment

Charlie Brown in 3-D? Good grief! In an unexpected move, it turns out the big-screen "Charlie Brown" adaptation that was announced in October is th...

'Charlie Brown' Creator's Scandalous Love Letters Going To Auction

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 12.04.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The late "Peanuts" creator Charles Schulz was once so infatuated with a young woman 23 years his junior he sent her dozens of romantic let...

What Peanuts Taught Us About Life

Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Many of you have undoubtedly experienced the wonder that is the Peanuts comic in one way or another. Perhaps you read the strip in the newspaper or yo...

20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz. The "Peanuts" creator would turn 90 years old if he were still alive today. Bor...

PHOTOS: 'Charlie Brown' Exhibit Opens At MSI

Posted 10.28.2012 | Chicago

The Museum of Science and Industry last week opened its newest temporary exhibition -- an homage to the "Peanuts" gang, the inspiring creations of Min...

It's A Feature Film, Charlie Brown!

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment

Big news for Charlie Brown! The world's most persistent placekicker, Great Pumpkin-seeker, and all-around lovable loser is headed for the big screen. ...

Grandmothers, Inmates Knit Thousands Of Scarves For Super Bowl Volunteers

AP | By RICK CALLAHAN | Posted 01.23.2012 | Impact

INDIANAPOLIS -- A nationwide army of knitters, crocheters and weavers has created more than 13,000 blue-and-white scarves to help keep Super Bowl volu...

Life's Ultimate Question: Which Peanuts Character Are You?

Sam Lyons | Posted 02.19.2012 | Home
Sam Lyons

Figuring out which Peanuts character you are can really help you figure out who you are on a deeper level. Me? I fancy myself as a Linus.

The Best #RejectedPeanutsSpecials Tweets So Far

Posted 12.28.2011 | Comedy

The holiday season is upon us -- or as it's better known, the few months of nonstop Charlie Brown specials. From "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brow...

WATCH: Charles Schulz Draws, Explains Charlie Brown

Posted 11.02.2011 | Arts

In the video below, beloved cartoonist Charles Schulz gives a little bit of background behind his Charlie Brown character, all the while drawing the a...

WATCH: Al Jaffee, Creator Of The Mad Magazine Fold-In

Posted 10.22.2011 | Arts

Al Jaffee, cartoonist and creator of the Mad Magazine Fold-In, was interviewed recently by the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. Jaffee's name might n...

PHOTOS: 'Peanuts' Cartoonist's Wine Country Estate Hits The Market

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.05.2011 | San Francisco

You may not have created the world's most popular, influential and beloved comic strip (grossing more than $1 billion in the process), but now that th...

Holy Farewell, Brenda! Peanuts and Changing of the Comics Cosmos

David Crumm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Crumm

t might seem that comics themselves are dying, but the truth is that comics are alive and well. In fact, they are conquering global culture. What's more: Comics increasingly are the home of our spiritual imagination.

'Peanut' Love

The Guardian | Joe Queenan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The premise, after all, is a bit of an inside joke: the central character in Peanuts is the hapless, downbeat Charlie Brown. Americans do not ordinari...

Christmas Gifts 2009: The Most Beautiful Books Of The Year

Lena Tabori | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lena Tabori

All of these books are exquisitely made -- designed and produced with passion and creativity. None are boring, nothing to pick up and put down. Each will leave you different than you were before.

ReThink Review: A Charlie Brown Christmas -- the True Spirit of Christmas, Free of Charge

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

A video review of the 1965 classic film, which is streaming for free on Hulu through the end of 2009.

HuffPost Reviews: Alice In Chains, Rosanne Cash, Kiss, and more, plus a Brandi Carlile Interview, and This Week's New Albums

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With Layne Staley's death, Alice In Chains was all but done. But fourteen years later, here we are with something that sounds a lot like what the group would have had they returned to the studio a couple years later.

Charlie Brown House: Woman In Springs Resisted Selling Of Springs Home With Rare Charles Schulz Mural

Colorado Springs Gazette | Bill Vogrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Polly Travnicek gave away her winning lottery ticket. And she feels richer for it. Actually, it wasn't a lottery ticket. Travnicek, 82, gave away the...

Free Flick Fridays: A Charlie Brown Christmas

Tribeca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tribeca

What's the true meaning of Christmas? Your good old friend Charlie Brown is about to find out in this smart, earnest, and adorable classic.